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Routes : Europe : Greece : Crete : Monte-Vardia


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Nearest town or city: Chania
Directions: This place is a little hard to find. From the main road from Pithari into Souda Bay, you are going to go down the hill for about 5mins. Then when you get to a "Y" intersection, you will most likely miss it" turn a hard hard right, its almost a u-turn, and you will pass a Greek Military base on the left. Go up the hill to the stop sign turn right. Drive till the road dead-ends and you will make a left hand turn onto a dirt road/ goat hurders raod. You might have to move a wire fence so you can drive through. Park about 100meters from when you turned left. Then hike north-west past a tent, and you will see the hiking trail vear to the left. Follow the trail and you will see the face on your right hand side. there are about 40-45climbs there. Ranging from V- / VIII+.... Great Rock.
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